Photos: 1st Midwest Latin music fest puts on a party in Wisconsin


Sofia Reyes performs at the Los Dells music festival Saturday.
1 Mexican singer Sofia Reyes performs at the Los Dells music festival Saturday. 
A couple dance at the back of the crowd.
2 A couple dance at the back of the crowd. 
Micaela Luna writes her and her boyfriend's names on a sign.
3 Micaela Luna writes her and her boyfriend's names and the date they started going out on a Los Dells festival sign. Others wrote messages, added hashtags or noted their home countries in Latin America. 
Organizers said over 17,000 people attended on Saturday.
4 Organizers said over 17,000 people attended on Saturday. 
Friends take a selfie in lucha libre masks.
5 From left, Alberto Barrera, Angel Candelaria, Leonardo Porras, and David Chavez pose for a selfie. The lucha libre masks are worn in Mexican professional wrestling. 
The festival site had three stages, food trucks and a lot of open space.
6 The festival site had three stages, food trucks and a lot of open space for crowds to spread out, plus a campground nearby. Festival-goers danced, sang, ate and visited with each other. 
Fans scream for Prince Royce.
7 A fan of Prince Royce screams as he begins his first song of the night. Royce sang bachata and kissed roses he threw to women in the crowd. 
Manávocalist Fher Olvera is the main performer of the night.
8 Mexican rock band Maná's singer Jose Fernando Emilio Olvera Sierra — known as Fher Olvera — dances as he listens to the band perform. 
Kamila Acevedo came from Minneapolis with her father to Los Dells.
9 Kamila Acevedo, 10, came from Minneapolis with her father to watch Maná perform at the festival Saturday. 
In the middle of a crowd, a Venezuelan flag is waved.
10 The crowd for Prince Royce represented different communities in Latin America. Here, a Venezuelan flag waves as Prince Royce talks about his first experience seeing Latinos in the Midwest. 
A fan gets emotional as she hears Prince Royce sing.
11 A fan gets emotional as she hears Prince Royce sing bachata. 
Franklin Villata sings along to Prince Royce at Los Dells music festival
12 Franklin Villata, center, sings along to Prince Royce as he carries a sleeping Shane Villata, 2 months. Wearing sound-deadening headphones, the baby slept through it all. 
Fans reach out to try to touch artists performing.
13 Fans reach out toward the artists on stage. 
Mexican rock band Manáwas the main act on the first day.
14 Mexican rock band Manáwas the main act on the first day. It was the band's first time in the Midwest, and lead singer Fher Olvera told the crowd, "We are so excited to be on this beautiful land with you all in Wisconsin."